Automation has been an intrinsic component for manufacturing ever since the launch of the first programmable logic controller in 1970. The market of automation has, since then, seen a number of new product introductions that has significantly altered the way end-users pursue product design, engineering, production and services.
Frost & Sullivan's automation research and consulting programs entails a dedicated approach to understand and foresee the future of diverse automation products across various geographies. Our market focus includes factory automation, process automation, industrial software, product lifecycle management, besides others. A list of key focus areas have been identified below.
1. Factory Automation
2. Process Automation
3. MES & Advanced Process Control
4. Industrial Services
Our work is founded on close and regular interactions with leading multi-nationals and emerging companies operating in the world of industrial automation. The objectives of our research involves from the most basic elements of market intelligence to advanced strategic work for new product introductions and Go-To market strategies, and advisory work for mergers and acquisitions.
24 Apr 2013  |  Asia Pacific
Safety Stands Out as the Most Important Factor in the Design and Use of Mining Equipment
This study provides an understanding of the customer satisfaction in Australia's Mining Equipment Industry. It discusses the major criteria that companies look at during purchase decisions. It also identifies the major factors affecting the industry (drivers and restraints). It covers products such as underground mining equipment and drilling equip...
22 May 2013  |  Latin America
Industrialization in the Region Enhances Automation Demand
The study presents an analysis of the Programmable Logic Computer (PLC) and the Distributed Control System (DCS) market in the Southern Cone region. Discussed within the study are the forces that shape market demand and the trends for these technologies, along with competitive analyses. The study presents the main drivers and restraints affecting t...
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05 Jun 2013  |  Asia Pacific
Manufacturing Industry Boom Set to Complicate the Automation Business
This research service analyzes the current and future economic trends and their impact on the automation market in Brazil, Russia, India, and China. The key end-user segments have been analyzed across these four countries. In-depth analysis of these markets provides growth trend and strategy. The research also contains information about the key str...
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05 Jun 2013  |  Asia Pacific
Increased Investment in Upstream Oil & Gas to Drive Market Growth
This research service offers an insight into the ACS market in Malaysian oil & gas upstream. The market has been segmented by technology, which includes DCS,SCADA,PLC,HMI and MES. The study provides an analysis of the current state of the market and discusses factors driving/restraining growth. The base year for the study is 2012, with forecasts r...
13 Jun 2013  |  Asia Pacific
Automation Companies are Actively Looking to Develop Open Architecture to Ease Adoption
This study discusses the supervisory control and data acquisition (SCADA) market across Southeast Asia. It analyzes the current trends, drivers, restraints, and revenues for the region. It describes the major end users currently deploying SCADA systems and looks at newer users in the region. The study also covers the competitors and their market sh...
19 Jun 2013  |  Global
Integration of Technologies Poised to Open up a Billion Dollar Market
The global oil demand has been increasing at a near constant rate and increasing deep-sea oil and gas finds are leading to more deep-sea rigs. A growing number of ROVs per rig has resulted in a nearly 33.0 percent increase in market size and opportunity. A skewed balance between supply and demand presents significant opportunities for new market pa...
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28 Jun 2013  |  Africa
Analysis of the Automation and Control Solutions Market within Sub-Saharan Africas Water and Wastewater Industry
Exploration of the Sub-region's Top 4 Country Markets
This research service provides an exploratory analysis of the automation and control solutions (ACS) market within sub-Saharan Africas water and wastewater industry for the years 2009 to 2019. Eight sub-Saharan Africa countriesSouth Africa, Ghana, Namibia, Botswana, Kenya, the Democratic Republic of Congo, Tanzania, and Uganda were selected base...
17 Jul 2013  |  North America
The Evolving World of Automation Security Due to Advanced Persistent Threats
The study analyzes the automation security trends in North America and the changing landscape of various technologies and strategies in the market. Key go-to-market strategies followed by various solution providers are critically examined. A security strategy model is developed to provide insights for security and automation solution providers. Apa...
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01 Aug 2013  |  Africa
Automation and Control Solutions Market in Sub-Saharan Africa's Power Sector - An Analysis of the Top 3 Countries
Capital Expansion Projects in the Power Sector will Drive Growth
The research service provides a composite analysis of the sub-Saharan Africas (SSA's) automation and control solutions (ACS) market for the period of 2009 to 2019, focussing on the top 3 countries. Nigeria, Kenya, and Mozambique have been identified as key countries of interest. The research service presents a discussion of market drivers and rest...
28 Aug 2013  |  Africa
Exploration of the Sub-region's Top 3 Country Markets
This research service provides the production and investment forecasts for the cement industry within Southern Africa for the years 2009 to 2018. Three Southern African countriesSouth Africa, Zambia, and Zimbabwewere selected for in-depth analysis based on their cement production capacity. The above mentioned countries have announced plans to spe...